Alight Solutions announces appointment of Stephan Scholl as CEO
Lincolnshire, Ill. April 10, 2020
— Alight Solutions, a leader in benefits, payroll and cloud solutions,
today announced the appointment of Stephan Scholl
chief executive officer,
effective April 13.
Daniel Henson, chairman of the board of directors of Alight Solutions, said: “Stephan is a highly talented executive with deep experience helping build businesses into global leaders in the fast-growing cloud enterprise software and services sector. I look forward to partnering with him to fuel Alight’s continued expansion and success in the years ahead.”
Stephan Scholl added: “I am honored to take on this new role and join the world-class team at Alight.
is a trusted partner to thousands of businesses – including half the Fortune 500 – delivering technology solutions and services that help them effectively manage their complex human resources challenges and enable their employees to make smart decisions about their health, wealth and work. Building on that strong foundation, I look forward to helping drive its continued growth, and expansion into new services.”
Most recently, Mr. Scholl was a senior executive at Infor between 2010 and 2018 —including serving as president from 2012-18 -- helping transform that business into a global leader in enterprise cloud software and services. During his tenure, Infor doubled
revenue and emerged as the third-largest enterprise resource planning (ERP) software company in the world. Prior to Infor,
Scholl served in
senior roles at
Oracle and Peoplesoft for more than a decade. He is a graduate of McGill University.
Mr. Scholl succeeds Chris Michalak as CEO of Alight, who will become a senior advisor to Alight and aid in a smooth transition.
Henson added: “The board thanks Chris for his service in helping to build Alight into the leading provider of mission-critical benefits, payroll and cloud solutions to some of the world’s largest and most complex companies. We wish him the best moving forward.”
About Alight Solutions
Alight unlocks enterprise growth for the world’s most influential companies with future ready human capital and business solutions. We combine industry leading data and insights with unmatched depth and operational expertise to improve the employee experience and optimize cloud-enabled business processes. Our 15,000 colleagues proudly serve thousands of clients and their more than 30 million employees and family members throughout 180 countries. Learn how Alight helps organizations of all sizes, including over 70% of the Fortune 100, achieve next level transformation at alight.com